Falcon Training helps people achieve

outrageous results in their careers

through professional development and certification

With clients across the Asia-Pacific region, Falcon Training is fast becoming the leading PMP® and Project Management education provider.

About Us

Our Vision is to maximize capability through

continued adult education, empowering individuals

to expand their professional potential

We work with organisations and individuals to boost their business through:

  • Developing the capabilities of experienced and aspiring Project Managers
  • Improving performance and productivity of individuals and project teams

Our Mission is to increase the capability of

business professionals and boost performance through effective professional development and training

Falcon Training offers certification, professional development and masterclass series programs. We also offer tailored learning solutions to organisations who wish to up-skill their employees on specific Project Management skills.

Falcon Trainers are not only

practicing project management professionals

but also PMP® and PMI-ACP® certified

PMP and PMI-ACP are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc

Our Team

Falcon Training has been in operation since 2008 and is headed up by James Dobson, President of the New Zealand Chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMINZ) and his two trusted partners Mike Roberts and Craig Nowlan.


  • James Dobson is a Project Management Professional (PMP)® and founder of Millpond. His experience in Operations Management, Project Management and Project Management Office across a broad range of industries enables him to see the bigger picture when it comes to training and working in the project environment.
  • Mike Roberts applies relevant, tailored and applicable project management practices to help businesses achieve their strategic objectives. Clients appreciate Mike’s attention to detail, his ability to communicate, and his enthusiasm. Mike is Falcon’s Principal Trainer, and certified Project Management Professional (PMP)® and PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)®.
  • Craig Nowlan has performed in the Business Intelligence, CRM and IT space for the last 20 years. Craig has worked for many of the large and medium sized businesses in Australasia including SAS, Centrebet and Meridian Energy and has a reputation for achieving success through his direct, client-focused approach.


  • Suné de Vos is Chief Falconer and General Manager of Falcon Training. Suné is the evangelist of continued professional development and education with over 15 year’s ICT consulting experience in services sectors across New Zealand, South Africa and the United Kingdom. A recent Otago MBA graduate, Suné specialises in strategy implementation and leadership whilst keeping close watch on the bottom line.

Our Core Values

Be Excellent | Innovate or die

Never stop learning | Don’t be a jerk

PMP and PMI-ACP are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc

Delivery Locations

Falcon Training offers globally recognised courses across New Zealand, Australia and Asia-Pacific.

Our public courses are presented in New Zealand, at training centers in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. We’re also able to run public courses in Dunedin on request.

Falcon Training Public Training Course Locations

Our tailored courses offer more flexibility; these are available on-site or at any suitable training location. In the past 12 months we’ve offered tailored courses in New Zealand, Fiji and Papua New Guinea.

Contact us to see how Falcon Training can enhance your business performance and make long term sustained improvements to your bottom line through continued education.